Recommended Read: The Curb-Cut Effect by Angela Glover Blackwell

Laws and programs designed to benefit vulnerable groups, such as the disabled or people of color, often end up benefiting all of society.

The Greater Buffalo Racial Equity Roundtable recommends this enlightening article published in The Stanford Social Innovation Review, Winter 2017 issue authored by Angela Glover Blackwell. Blackwell is CEO of PolicyLink and has worked with our Roundtable on the Boys and Young Men of Color Coalition. Her article entitled The Curb-Cut Effect explains the big picture of how our region will see even greater growth when all our residents can learn, work and contribute to a healthy, thriving and prosperous community. Click here to read it.